Our Team

Management Team

Gerry O'Donnell
General Manager

With over 38 years' experience in the finance industry, Gerry has worked with a number of major financial institutions including Commonwealth Bank, Access Home Loans and Keystart.

In February 2008 he set up Bluebay Home Loans as a mortgage manager.

Through his passion for finance and customer service he has grown the company to what it is today and is proud to be helping many Australians into their new home every day, by providing innovative home loan solutions to the market.

Sean Howard
National Lending Services Manager

Sean joined Bluebay Home Loans in September 2010, initially working as an Assessor before managing the Loans Processing Team and now heading up the operations side of the business. Specifically, Sean oversees all operations related to credit, loans processing and post-settlement client service.

With 14 years' experience in the finance industry, Sean has an in-depth knowledge of Mortgage Management and lending operations.

Sean's aim is to help Bluebay Home Loans continue its rapid growth and to ensure our first class service to brokers continues to be recognised as the best in the business.

Business Relationship Team

Lisa Van Weelde
Business Relationship Manager

Lisa has been part of the Bluebay Home Loans team since April 2013 and has over 30 years' of experience on the finance industry. 

Lisa has worked for Westpac, Bankwest and also as an independant finance broker, so she can relate to her brokers and their requirements

Her knowledge, passion for helping people and ability to think outside of the box for creative solutions to problems ensures that she always delivers the best possible results.

0438 924 711

Kahlia Rees
Business Relationship Manager WA

Kahlia has been part of the Bluebay Home Loans Team for a total of 8 years, predominantly in administration, customer service and management focused roles.

During this time she has devoted herself to building and maintaining strong relationships not only with her colleagues but also with her business partners and customers.
Recently Kahlia spent some time abroad enriching her finance knowledge by leaning about the UK finance industry, whilst apart of a Government Funded Shared Equity Scheme.

Kahlia derives immense satisfaction in exceeding customers’ expectations by working closely with and aiding her business partners to ensure their continual growth.

0481 005 887